Information society technology
The transformative power of digitalisation is the theme this year at CeBIT, the world's largest technology trade fair, previewed by Euronews.
We take a look at the contrasting visions of 2017 from Arnold Schwarzenegger's "The Running Man" and Soviet Film strip, "In the year 2017". One portrays a capitalist dystopia, the other a communist ut
Europol says a giant network of hijacked computers suspected of attacking online banking customers has been dismantled.
Snapchat seems to move closer to becoming a public company by reportedly filed for an initial public offering of shares to test investor interest.
Facebook has opened up its Messenger app to create “chatbots,” as the compny looks to expand its reach into customer services and business
Apple seeks to prove bigger is not always better with the unveiling of the new, smaller, iPhone and iPad.
Hundreds of New York City payphones are being given a high-tech makeover with the introduction of free Wi-Fi kiosks. Standing over 2.7 metres tall
A former HSBC bank employee, who leaked information on clients and their tax situation, has been jailed for five years. Herve Falciani, who worked
The hackers’ collective known as “Anonymous” has apparently responded to the attacks on Paris by declaring war on ISIL in a video posted on YouTube
Hackers have stolen personal information from millions more people than previously estimated in a massive attack on US government databases. The
The near year-long GLOBALE art event celebrates art in the digital age. Organised in the south western Germany city of Karlsruhe, which is
The EU is investigating Google for favouring its own products in search results. In one of the highest profile cases of its kind in recent years, the
Two Florida-based consumers have launched a lawsuit against mighty Apple claiming the company has been falsely advertising the memory capacity of its
Apple has unveiled thinner and more powerful iPads on Thursday hoping to reanimate sales in a saturated market. Thanks to a leak, we knew ahead of
The FireChat messaging app is fast becoming one of the most popular tools for defying communication blocks during Hong Kong’s pro-democracy
CeBit – the digital industry’s biggest trade fair – has opened its doors. German Chancellor Angela Merkel and British Prime Minister David Cameron
It has been exactly 10 years since Mark Zuckerberg and his co-founders at Harvard University launched Facebook. Initially it was destined
Brussels, Saturday January 25, 5pm: a dozen people have worn their eyes out for hours on the MEPs’ handwritten financial interests declarations
Eight of the world’s leading technology firms including Google, Apple and Twitter have formed an alliance calling for changes to US government
George Bizos, a personal friend of Nelson Mandela, is the man who defended him like no one else did under Apartheid. He was his lawyer, would always
France has recently come under pressure to change the way it treats businesses – cut red-tape, reduce corporation tax and generally become more
Dell has reported a 79 percent slump in quarterly profit as personal computer sales continued to slide, with people moving to smartphones and
China has knocked the United States off the number one spot in yet another area. First it was cars, now it’s personal computers. The research
Our latest Hi Tech programme is all about phishing. Phishing is an attempt to gain sensitive information – passwords or bank details – by
Big Data is one of the new buzzwords being branded around in Brussels as a potential source of breakthroughs in new business and entrepreneurship
“Ok Glass, record the video…” Google has unveiled the first demo video of its much-awaited Google Glass, what it calls the future of “wearable
Stars from television and the other sectors of the entertainment world came to Cannes for one of the world’s most important TV markets. MIPCOM is
The inventor of the world wide web, Tim Berners Lee, has urged people to take to the streets and protest new laws he says are threatening democracy
Technology giant Apple, makers of the iPhone and iPad is set to share its wealth. The company has announced it will start paying a quarterly dividend
Some 70,000 people were in Barcelona this year for the Mobile World Congress; a chance to preview some of the latest innovations in mobile phone and